Tag: Menton Fete du Citron

A trip to Menton

All too often we just cycle through Menton on our way to Italy for a coffee or use it as a gateway to the Col de la Madone. The other afternoon, we decided to pay its Old Town a visit. When life gives you… Continue Reading “A trip to Menton”

The Musette: Inspired by Menton’s Fete du Citron

Every year incredible vast sculptures are created from lemons and oranges for the famous Menton Lemon Festival. This year’s theme was Broadway shows. Coincidentally, it’s generally around this time of year that I make my beloved a batch of marmalade from in-season bitter oranges.… Continue Reading “The Musette: Inspired by Menton’s Fete du Citron”